Simmern on (May 5, 2020) - BeWa Automation is proud to announce a team agreement with Harmontronics Automation to install, distribute, service, commission and modify the Harmontronics fully automated KN95/N95 Respirator and Surgical Mask Production Line system throughout Europe.
The combination of BeWa’s extensive European presence and automation experience in connection with the proven design of Harmontronics offers a dynamic team to put production online quickly and to meet an urgent need.
Those systems are used to work with European manufacturers to adapt to their specific needs and to support qualification efforts for various respirators. These systems are expected to help getting locally-produced breathing apparatus into the healthcare supply chain and into the hands of European healthcare professionals as soon as possible.
Christopher Wagner, CEO of BeWa, explains:“We have found a reliable partner for KN95/N95 masks and surgical masks automation systems, with Harmontronics. We can now actively help to prevent a further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic with the production of N95 masks and surgical masks for the European market. We are particularly proud to produce machines that produce masks for Germany and Europe and that we can react quickly and easily to local needs. Another positive aspect is the extensive cooperation between BeWa and Harmontronics to strengthen Germany's position as an industrial base. The commissioning and service of the machines also creates many new jobs. ”
Ted Tan, CEO of Harmontronics Germany, said:“We are very pleased to announce our partnership with BeWa to supply fully automated KN95/N95 Respirator and Surgical Mask Production Line systems to the European market. Harmontronics established German subsidiary in 2016 and we have delivered a lot of automotive electronics automation systems to European market. We have extensive experience to work with European companies and people. This time we can work together to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.”
About BeWa Automatisierung: BeWa Automatisierung GmbH was founded in 2001 by Bernhard Berlandi and Edgar Wagner. The composition of the first letters formed the company name BeWa. At the beginning of the foundation, mechanical engineering was limited to smaller assembly systems and devices. As the custom-made products gradually increased in complexity, the team also grew. In 2015 the subsidiary BeWa Control GmbH was founded. From this point on, BeWa Control GmbH took over the in-house control and switch cabinet construction. With a young and motivated team, BeWa Automatisierung GmbH is now optimistic about the future.
About Harmontronics Automation: Harmontronics Automation is one of the most reliable suppliers of factory automation solutions for the manufacture of small and precise products. We develop, integrate and manufacture capital goods in the automotive electronics, healthcare, new energy and industrial IoT sectors. We have delivered thousands of intelligent manufacturing solutions to several of the world's leading manufacturers. Our high performance systems have been installed in over 14 countries in North America, Europe and Asia. With 11 facilities and support locations around the world, we ensure that all of our customers have easy access to our service and product at any of their locations.